E-mail this page Print this page
Icenhower Ridge: Antarctica
SOURCE: National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, Bethesda, MD, USA
SpanishFrenchSimplified ChineseGermanRussianHindiArabicPortuguese
This page presents the geographical name data for Icenhower Ridge in Antarctica, as supplied by the US military intelligence in electronic format, including the geographic coordinates and place name in various forms, latin, roman and native characters, and its location in its respective country's administrative division.

Feature Name (see definition): Icenhower Ridge

Feature Class (see definition): Ridge

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 18026

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
80° 13' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
158° 25' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -80.2166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 158.4166667

Elevation (see definition): 1600

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/2000

Description (see definition): A broad, mainly ice-covered ridge that rises to over 1600 m between Yancey Glacier and Sennet Glacier in Britannia Range. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) in association with Byrd Glacier and Sennet Glacier (q.v.), after Commander Joseph B. Icenhower, USN, captain of USS Sennet, a submarine (Central Group of Task Force 68) of U.S. Navy (USN) OpHjp, 1946-47, led by Admiral Byrd.

Date Created (see definition): 11/21/2000

Date Edited (see definition): No data



NOTE: The information regarding Icenhower Ridge in Antarctica on this page is published from the data supplied by the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, a member of the Intelligence community of the Antarctica, and a Department of Defense (DoD) Combat Support Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Icenhower Ridge should be addressed to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.


- Please bookmark this page (add it to your favorites).
- If you wish to link to this page, you can do so by referring to the URL address below this line.

https://geographic.org/geographic_names/antname.php?uni=18026&fid=antgeo_127

Copyright © 1995-2012 ITA all rights reserved.


Antarctica names alphabetically
A * B * C * D * E * F * G *H * I * J * K * L * M * N * O * P * Q * R * S * T * U * V * W * X * Y * Z


Global names alphabetically



. . . Feedback




| COUNTRIES | Geographic.org | GEOLOGY | USA STATISTICS | CHINA STATS | COUNTRY CODES | AIRPORTS | RELIGION | JOBS |